CINCINNATI, Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners is pleased to announce the formation of Lake Ridge Ambulatory Surgery Center, a new joint venture with a group of orthopedic, spine, and pain surgeons and Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center. The center, located in Lake Ridge, Virginia, offers outpatient surgical care in orthopedics, spine and pain management.
"By coming together in this unique collaboration, we will be able to better serve the needs of our patients and the community here in Prince William County," said Richard Layfield, MD, an orthopedic sports medicine surgeon and president of Lake Ridge Ambulatory Surgery Center. "With the team we have in place, we are confident our center will deliver superior outcomes, a great patient experience and solid business performance."
Scheduled to open in late 2012, the 9,500-square-foot facility will house one operating room and one procedure room. It will be located on the second floor of Sentara Lake Ridge, Sentara Healthcare's outpatient medical campus, which also features 24-hour emergency care, advanced imaging and laboratory services.
"Sentara is dedicated to adding value to the communities we serve," says Megan Perry, president of Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center. "We're pleased to partner with our orthopedic surgeons and Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners to provide much needed specialized, outpatient surgical care at our Sentara Lake Ridge location."
"Blue Chip is proud of our organizational affiliation with both Sentara and such market-leading and forward-looking surgeons," said Jeff Leland, CEO, Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners. "Patients are actively seeking out facilities that focus on their particular needs and offer a great experience. Lake Ridge Ambulatory Surgery Center will be the only musculoskeletal facility equipped to deliver this type of specialized care in Prince William County."
About Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners
Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners develops and manages clinically distinguished and financially successful ambulatory surgery centers. Projects include new surgery center development, "turnarounds" of underperforming centers, and joint ventures with hospitals and health systems. Learn more about our trust-based approach to surgeon partnership and best practices. www.bluechipsurgical.com
SOURCE Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners